Definition of transcriptomics in English:

transcriptomics

Line breaks: tran|script|om¦ics
Pronunciation: /transkrɪpˈtəʊmɪks
 
, -ˈtɒmɪks
 
, trɑːn-
 
/

noun

[treated as singular] Biology
  • The study of transcriptomes and their functions: the field of transcriptomics allows for the examination of whole transcriptome changes across a variety of biological conditions
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    • Unlike transcriptomics, based on the analysis of a uniform molecule class, i.e. RNA, metabolite profiling obviously requires an arsenal of analytical tools owing to the diverse structures, properties, and sizes representing the plant's chemical composition, the metabolome.
    • However, the combination of metabolomics and transcriptomics will describe and unravel complex biological system relations.
    • The development of new platform technologies such as transcriptomics, proteomics, and metabolomics have allowed a deeper insight into cellular mechanisms of metabolic adaptation on the molecular level, but also the reconstruction of cellular networks.

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